How can you have fun this weekend without emptying your wallet? Here are our top picks for free and cheap things to do in Broward this weekend.
Rides on a water shuttle to Deerfield Island Park in north Broward are free on weekends, weather permitting. Deerfield Island is a natural area on the Intracoastal Waterway, accessible by boat. The free boat shuttle service runs from a dock at Pioneer Park , 217 N.E. Fifth Ave., Deerfield Beach, at 10 a.m., noon and […]
For university-bound students, entry is free for SAT/ACT test-prep workshops at Broward Library in Fort Lauderdale. The information and activities are designed for high school students who are taking the SAT/ACT tests, which are required when applying to some universities and other academic institutions. To register for a set of workshops, you need to phone the specific […]
If you’d like to soak in the local art scene and browse items on sale from local artisans and pop-up vendors, ArtWalk events are offered in Hollywood. The Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk events are most third Saturdays of the month 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Hollywood Boulevard and Harrison Street, 954-924-2980 The events often include these interesting activities market with […]
Ideas and tips for decluttering and organizing your living space are presented at a free program in southwest Broward. Registration is required for the program featuring a professional organizer. Register online. When: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. January 21 Where: Miramar branch library, 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar 33025, 954-357-8138
Free family-friendly films are featured at outdoor events in Pompano Beach. Movies on the Lawn are the third Fridays of most months. The films include: 7 p.m. January 20 “Secret Life of Pets” 7 p.m. February 17 “Dolphin Tale” 7 p.m. March 17 Supply your own portable seats, blankets and picnics for the movies at […]
Free events with live bands, food trucks and local vendors are popular in Broward. In Margate, events include 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. January 21 at Margate Boulevard and State Road 7. Band performs 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Events and featured bands in Margate are: January 21, rescheduled from January 7, Chain Reaction February 4 Orange Sunshine March […]
Lots of parks in Broward serve as lovely outdoor venues for free entertainment featuring local bands. That includes Mickel Park in Wilton Manors. The free Music at Mickel Park events are 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. the third Friday of the month January to April. Feel free to supply your own blanks and portable seats. Food trucks […]
Here are the top free events, discounts and deals for having fun while saving money in Fort Lauderdale and all of Broward this week.
Weston and Broward Sheriff’s Office are presenting a free Winter Safety Expo with entertainment, activities for kids and a winter wonderland for photo ops. The event is 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. January 20 and includes food vendors and vehicles on display from several public safety organizations. Vehicles on display include helicopters. Information is online. The venue is […]
For free weeknight entertainment, savor the sounds of old favorites with a DJ spinning tunes at the beach in Deerfield Beach. Music and dancing are most Tuesdays, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., weather permitting. The venue is the Deerfield Beach Main Beach Parking Lot, 149 S.E. 21st Ave., Deerfield Beach, 954-480-4200 Other posts you might like […]
For budget-friendly group exercise opportunities, some libraries in Broward and other venues offer free exercise programs and fitness events. Fitness event at Patch Urban Farm and Market in Dania Beach, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. January 21. Includes yoga at 9:30 a.m., Zumba at 10:30 a.m. and laughter yoga at 12:30 p.m. The Patch is at […]
Entry is free to browse vehicles on display at an auto show in Pompano Beach. The event with about 600 vehicles is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m April 2 at Festival Flea Market. The fee for displaying a car is $30 with early registration, or $35 at the event. Pre-register online. The event is free for spectators. […]